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ZIP Code 61739

Primary City:Fairbury, IL (View All Cities)
County: Livingston County
Timezone: Central (9:22pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -88.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61739

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61739. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 61739. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61739, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Fairbury, IL
Unacceptable:
Avoca, Champlin

Stats and Demographics for the 61739 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61739 is located in north Illinois and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 61739 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61739 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,897
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,021
Median Home Value $121,800
Land Area 97.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,921
Median Household Income $55,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1892052031871091401201501401691901451169370856555
Female16514516716910914212511714017321113413710711511184115
Total354350370356218282245267280342401279253200185196149170

Gender

 Male 2,431 50%
 Female 2,466 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,701 96.0%
 Black Or African American 28 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.0%
 Asian 25 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 66 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 74 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3116422232027520118863
Renter4280778843354646
Total73244299408318236234109

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,086 57%
 Single Guardian 247 13%
 Singles 519 27%
 Singles With Roommate 69 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,314 68%
 Households with Kids 607 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3933444139544133385042423633443840422312
Female3730313923342437273033383234403538352123
Total7663758062886570658075806867847378774435

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61739 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61739 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61739 real estate data, the median home value of $121,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61739. Rentals in 61739 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61739 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,837 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 883 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 581 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 457 23%
 Households Vacant 100 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 15 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 50 9%
 2 Bedroom 367 68%
 3+ Bedroom 123 23%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $55,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61739 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 61739 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,779 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,011 26%
 No Earnings 1,068 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,779 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,011 26%
 No Earnings 1,068 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,220 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 3%
 Worked at Home 145 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 119 7.8%
 High School Graduate 998 65.4%
 Associate's degree 113 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 177 11.6%
 Master's degree 96 6.3%
 Professional school degree 4 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 19 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 983 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 122 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61739

ZIP Code 61739 is in the Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61739.

Westview Elementary School
600 South 1st St
Fairbury, IL 61739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8
Prairie Central High School
411 North 7th St
Fairbury, IL 61739
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8

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